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Total loan: $4,800
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Sarah's Group

Uganda
Mityana, Uganda / Fruits & Vegetables

A loan of $4,800 helped a member to buy produce and pay school fees for her children.


Sarah's Group's story

N. Sarah is the chairperson of Gambwa Akwata empola group in Mityana. She is a brave and hardworking lady with various businesses to earn a living. Sarah is a farmer and also buys produce like maize, beans and rice from fellow farmers to supplement the ones she gets from her farm. She also has a battery-charging business from her home. She has had all her businesses from 5-7 years after the death of her husband who was the sole breadwinner at the moment. She has three children who are all in school and in her businesses, she employs close to five people. They help her buy and transport the produce to her home from which it is transported to Kampala for resale. Sarah needs a loan to help with paying her children’s school fees, to help with her farming produce and buying more beans.

In this group: Sarah, Wilson, Jane, Fatuma, Lukia, Joan, Koyada, Teopista, Emmanuel, Sylvester, Moses, Fred, Cosmus
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Loan details

Loan length:

6 months
Disbursed date: June 24, 2009
Facilitated by Field Partner: Pearl Microfinance Limited

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Loan details

Loan length:

6 months
Disbursed date: June 24, 2009
Facilitated by Field Partner: Pearl Microfinance Limited